Legal Issues This category contains the most recent legal news, including releases regarding new and ongoing legal action and investigations, class-action suits, appeals processes, judgements and settlements. Also included are releases pertaining to the growth and performance of the legal sector and firms, with reports of office openings and expansions as well as significant new hires and partnerships. This section also includes the latest patent law news, with releases covering new applications, granted patents, appeals, and challenges.

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27 Apr, 2017, 16:11 ET 5-DAY DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Platinum Pari-Mutuel Holdings Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Khang & Khang LLP (the "Firm") announces a class action lawsuit against Platinum Pari-Mutuel Holdings Inc. ("Platinum" or the "Company") (Other...


27 Apr, 2017, 16:10 ET IMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Wins Finance Holdings Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Khang & Khang LLP (the "Firm") announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Wins Finance Holdings Inc. ("Wins" or the "Company")...


27 Apr, 2017, 16:00 ET IMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

IRVINE, Calif., April 27, 2017 Khang & Khang LLP (the "Firm") announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against U.S. Physical Therapy,...


27 Apr, 2017, 15:52 ET INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by Certain Officers and Directors of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. -- SNCR

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces it has commenced an investigation of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. ("Synchronoss") (NASDAQ: SNCR) concerning...


27 Apr, 2017, 15:48 ET IMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against U.S. Concrete, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Khang & Khang LLP (the "Firm") announces a class action lawsuit against U.S. Concrete, Inc. ("U.S. Concrete" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: USCR)....


27 Apr, 2017, 15:46 ET Callahan & Blaine Gets Unanimous $3.5 Million Dollar Jury Verdict Against Holiday Inn

After a two-week trial, a California Superior Court jury returned a unanimous verdict against Holiday Inn in a case where the hotel receptionist...


27 Apr, 2017, 15:45 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of TRC Companies, Inc. to Affiliates of New Mountain Partners IV, L.P. for $17.55 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- TRR

The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRR)...


27 Apr, 2017, 15:24 ET IMPORTANT EQUITY ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against BioAmber Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Lundin Law PC , a shareholder rights firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against BioAmber Inc. ("BioAmber" or the "Company")...


27 Apr, 2017, 15:04 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Anadarko Petroleum...


27 Apr, 2017, 13:51 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of United States Steel Corporation - X

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of United States Steel Corporation ("U.S. Steel" or the "Company") (NYSE: X). Such...


27 Apr, 2017, 13:11 ET Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. Investigated For Securities Fraud By Block & Leviton LLP

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a national securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide announces that it is...


27 Apr, 2017, 13:00 ET Dry Creek Vineyard Awarded U.S. Patent For Wine Cork Closures With Sustainable Sourcing Information

Dry Creek Vineyard announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. D779,938, related to the design of printed sustainable sourcing information on its...


27 Apr, 2017, 12:44 ET Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP Reminds Investors of Upcoming May 8th Deadline to File for Lead Plaintiff in Class Action Lawsuit against NantHealth, Inc. (NH)

Scott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP ("Scott+Scott"), a national shareholder and consumer rights litigation firm, reminds investors that that a...


27 Apr, 2017, 12:27 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Tempur Sealy International, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Lundin Law PC , a shareholder rights firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit against Tempur Sealy International, Inc. ("Tempur Sealy"...


27 Apr, 2017, 12:18 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. - SNCR

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. ("Synchronoss" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SNCR)....


27 Apr, 2017, 12:17 ET EQUITY ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Walter Investment Management Corp. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Lundin Law PC , a shareholder rights firm, announces a class action lawsuit against Walter Investment Management Corp. ("Walter" or the "Company")...


27 Apr, 2017, 12:06 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (SNCR)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Synchronoss...


27 Apr, 2017, 12:00 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of Express Scripts Holding...


27 Apr, 2017, 11:57 ET SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of United States Steel Corporation (X)

Attorney Advertising -- Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is investigating potential claims on behalf of purchasers of United States Steel...


27 Apr, 2017, 11:32 ET INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by Certain Officers and Directors of United States Steel Corporation -- X

Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces it has commenced an investigation of United States Steel Corporation ("United States Steel") (NYSE: X)...


27 Apr, 2017, 11:30 ET Investor Alert: Kaplan Fox Announces Investigation Of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP (www.kaplanfox.com) is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. ("Synchronoss"...


27 Apr, 2017, 11:29 ET DEADLINE ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Khang & Khang LLP (the "Firm") announces a class action lawsuit against Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. ("Babcock" or the "Company")...


27 Apr, 2017, 10:58 ET Thomas More Law Center Seeks to Pierce Veil of Secrecy Surrounding Approval of Mosque

The Thomas More Law Center ("TMLC"), a national public interest law firm based in Ann Arbor, MI, announced that yesterday afternoon it filed a...


27 Apr, 2017, 10:15 ET Asetek Receives Award of $600K After Patent Infringement Lawsuit

Asetek today announced that it has received payment of approximately $600 thousand as awarded in a patent infringement lawsuit against CMI USA,...


27 Apr, 2017, 08:40 ET Announcing the 2017 ATIXA/SCOPE Joint National Conference

The Association of Title IX Administrators (ATIXA) and the School and College Organization for Prevention Educators (SCOPE) announce the 2017...